The quality and qualities of information

@article{Mai2013TheQA,
  title={The quality and qualities of information},
  author={Jens-Erik Mai},
  journal={JASIST},
  year={2013},
  volume={64},
  pages={675-688}
}
The paper discusses and analyzes the notion of information quality in terms of a pragmatic philosophy of language. It is argued that the notion of information quality is of great importance, and needs to be situated better within a sound philosophy of information to help frame information quality in a broader conceptual light. It is found that much research on information quality conceptualizes information quality as either an inherent property of the information itself, or as an individual… CONTINUE READING
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